Advent Readings – Dec 6 through Dec 12

Psalm 146 • Isaiah 35:1-10 • James 5:7-10 • Matthew 11:2-11 This Advent we have been reflecting upon life in exile through the book of Isaiah. Some have called it the proto-Gospel because it so thoroughly points to the coming of Christ. There are several parallels between our own spiritual difficulties and the exile experience…


Advent Readings – Nov 29 through Dec 4

Psalm 72 • Isaiah 11:1-10 • Romans 15:4-13 • Matthew 3:1-12 During this Advent season let me encourage you to meditate upon the concept of patience. Patience with God, with one another and with yourself. Tomas Halik describes patience with God as faith, patience with ourselves as hope, and patience with one another as love.…


Readings for Nov 16 – 20

Psalm 46 • Jeremiah 23:1-6 • Luke 19:29-38 or 23:35-43 • Colossians 1:11-20 One year on the church calendar draws now to a close and another begins. It’s hard for me to believe but the season of Advent is upon us once again. Advent begins the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The calendar on the wall, or…



Therefore, there will not be a worship gathering at our regular site this week (the Foundry). However, if you want to join us at Morningstar Ranch for our worship time, dinner and celebration give me a call at 992-1540. Thanks… paul

Readings for the Week of Nov 1 – 6

Psalm 17 • Job 19:23-27 • 2 Thessalonians 2:13-3:5 • Luke 20:27-38 We are nearing the end of what often called the Church calendar, the Christian year. The  church year begins four Sundays (in our case Saturdays) prior to Christmas. Part of our spirituality involves following the Christian year as it models for us in…